35-year-old Johnny Lee Vann Jr. lost his life while trying to rescue his children in the water off Wrightsville Beach on Sunday. Vann went into the water attempting to rescue several of his children from the water when he began to experience trouble. According to emergency crews, the call of the incident came […]

  This was the first drowning at that spot at Little River Park in at least 18 years. A man drowned Sunday afternoon while saving a child in Zebulon. Police said a 36-year-old man, who was not identified, swam out to help a young boy near the Little River dam at about 6:15 p.m, he managed to […]

Entrepreneur Agnes Davis is on a mission to prevent drownings among Black kids.